Frequently Asked Questions:
IndianTrain is one stop solution of all train related queries, for the users who love to travel across India by means of train. One can search for train running between stations to get to know available unreserved seats and time schedule of that trains, which helps passenger in planning their journey more efficiently. IndianTrain predict the chance of confirmation of your waitlisted ticket based on the previous history. These are few services which we have put forth, there are lot more to go. IndianTrain is equipped with all the train enquiry services and data that travelers needed; it helps them with the information they are looking for.
IndianTrain provides one stop solution for diverse needs of every train passenger. We have created this to serve every Indian Railway passenger by empowering them required information.
Here's a glimpse why one should choose IndianTrain:
Services offered at IndianTrain include:
When you reserve a railway ticket, you will get a 10-digit PNR number printed on top of the ticket. PNR is very useful in case your ticket is waitlisted, with the help you this unique number you can check status of your reservation on PNR Status enquiry page.
Train Time Table gives you the time schedule of any Train runs by Indian railways, which includes it arrival time, departure time, halt time, available classes, and running days. You can check of time schedule of desired train on Train Time Table enquiry page.
Train Running Status helps you to know the exact location of your train with the help of available GPS tracking technology. You will get to know whether your train is running as per the scheduled arrival time as given in railway ticket or get delayed due to some technical issues or natural calamities. If you don't want to sit and wait for hours in case train get delayed then don't forget to check Live Train Status before leaving for stations.
Checking Seat Availability helps you to know the number of unreserved seats available in the class of your choice. So, before planning your journey you must find out whether seats are already booked or still available in your desired train, to enquire that you need to go to the Seat Availability enquiry page.
Train Fare is the travelling charge that you pay to railway while purchasing ticket. It varies from class to class, that's why passenger must have accurate information of fare before going for reservation and for that you just need to go to the Train fare enquiry page.
Train Coach Position helps to know on which platform your train arrives and at which indicator number your coach will come, this number is orderly mentioned on the platform indicators, you just need stand below that indicator. It will help you to avoid running from here and there to catch train. To enquire go to the Train Coach Position.
Platform number is not mentioned in train ticket as it's gets decided after chart preparation; that's why we are unaware of platform on which our train arrives. But, with the help of Platform Locator we get to know the expected platform number of our train on the basis of previous history.
Checking trains between any of two stations gives you the list of trains which runs in-between these 2 stations. This opens numerous doors for you in getting confirmed ticket in suited train. For getting train list simply visit, Trains Between Stations page.
If you want to know number of trains passing through a particular station in next 2 or 4 hours then simply go to the Live Station enquiry page.
Station enquiry gives you the accurate name, code, zone, address, and number of trains which arrive and depart from that station. To enquire just visit Railway Station Enquiry page.
India Railway let you reserve normal ticket 120 days before the journey date, in-order to know the correct date and time of opening day booking you need to take the help of Ticket Date Calculator.
Train get cancelled in some inevitable circumstances such as bad weather, flood, landslide, strike, signal failure and so on. You should always check to find out whether your train is in this list to avoid unnecessary hassle at the station. Below we have mentioned the services on which you can enquire for your train's status.
IndianTrain has gone a step ahead in order to serve railway passenger by offering them useful information and innovative rail enquiry service. It is one of the most preferred railway enquiry website due to its high data accuracy and user-friendliness interface. Also, its android and IOS app is most high rated app in Google Play Store and apple iTunes.